Festivals this month

There are so many festivals and events that go on in Syracuse, Oswego, and the surrounding areas in the summer.

It can be hard to keep track of them all!

Here is a list of all of the festivals going on in the month of August.

Which ones will you attend??


Sunday, August 14th

City Market

When: 10:00am – 4:00pm

Where: Armory Square, Syracuse

What: Market filled with beautiful antiques and crafts


Thursday, August 18 – Saturday, August 20

Teddy Bear Artist Invitational

When: 10:00am – 3:00pm

Where: Holiday Inn Syracuse/Liverpool

What: 50 leading teddy bear and soft sculpture artists from the United States, Canada, Japan, Scotland and United Kingdom

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Sunday, August 21

2016 BBQ for Breast Cancer

When: 12:00pm – 5:00pm

Where: Long Branch Park

What: Live music, craft vendors, auctions, games, food trucks from the Syracuse Food Truck Association and a BBQ competition!


Wednesday, August 10 – Saturday, September 3

Skaneateles Festival 2016

When: Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday – Times vary

Where: First Presbyterian Church of Skaneateles
97 E. Genesee Street

What: Live music, shopping, food

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Thursday, August 25 – September 5

The Great New York State Fair!

When: 10:00am – 10:00pm everyday

Where: New York State Fairgrounds, Syracuse

What: Amazing food, free entertainment, rides, games, animals, informational items, etc.

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These activities are great for students learning English for Academic Purposes to practice their speaking!

We hope to see some of our EC Oswego students attend these fun events!



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